Having problems with your Canon Digital Cameras ?

After every couple minutes while using my camera, a message appears on the screen:a camera error was detected will shut down automatically restart camera E32, and it stays on for a few seconds, and that happens every time I use it, even while taking a video???????/


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Hi there:
The lens may be only slightly out of range for correct focus,so it gives the E32 lens error code. Lens errors are a common problem. Dirt can get into the gears or the lens can become misaligned from being carried in pockets, purses or from impact, like yours. With newer cameras I am usually hesitant to suggest these options since they include some more extreme procedures that may cause further damage if not done correctly, but since you did drop the camera, and there is no chance of warranty repair, they may save you an expensive repair bill. The links below give step by step DIY instructions on troubleshooting and attempting to fix this problem. The lens structure of these compact cameras is the same so the examples do apply to this unit. These procedures are effective about 60% of the time.

- http://www.e18error.com/repair.html
- http://www.fixya.com/support/t102982-e_18_problem

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